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ZIP Code 78946

Primary City:Ledbetter, TX (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (10:03pm)
Coordinates:30.2, -96.8
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78946

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78946. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 78946. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78946, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Ledbetter, TX
Unacceptable:
Nechanitz, Post Oak, Waldeck

Stats and Demographics for the 78946 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78946 is located in east Texas and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 78946 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78946 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 960
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 638
Median Home Value $89,500
Land Area 96.30 sq mi
Water Area 2.90 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 416
Median Household Income $46,719

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male25272625152124222132504741282221119
Female202223442120203325334236363233142019
Total454949693641445546659283776055353128

Gender

 Male 467 49%
 Female 493 51%
Gender

Race

 White 714 74.4%
 Black Or African American 180 18.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 50 5.2%
 Two Or More Races 14 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner126376592674821
Renter71313136421
Total839507898715022

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 222 53%
 Single Guardian 50 12%
 Singles 126 30%
 Singles With Roommate 18 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 309 74%
 Households with Kids 107 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male866410453586462567342
Female3544736243536613713832
Total11111081771159111171281813201174

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78946 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78946 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 78946 real estate data, the median home value of $89,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78946 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78946 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78946 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 960 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 126 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 231 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 59 9%
 Households Vacant 222 35%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 3.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 11 5.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 147 66.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 56 25.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 16 64%
 3+ Bedroom 9 36%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $46,719 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78946 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 78946 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 78946. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 316 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 154 20%
 No Earnings 315 40%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 316 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 154 20%
 No Earnings 315 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 399 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 42 10%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 71 19%
 High School Graduate 212 58%
 Associate's degree 6 2%
 Bachelor's degree 59 16%
 Master's degree 15 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 4 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 111 65%
 Enrolled in Private School 3 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 56 33%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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